Gray Television well placed for U.S. election ad deluge: Barron’s

Gray Television well placed for U.S. election ad deluge: Barron’s

A child holds up a Trump 2020 election campaign flag at Independence Day celebrations in Washington, D.C., U.S., July 4, 2019. REUTERS/Tom Brenner July 7, 2019 NEW YORK (Reuters) – Broadcasting company Gray Television Inc <GTN.N> is well placed to profit from an anticipated deluge of political advertising ahead of U.S. elections in 2020, according to Barron’s. The U.S. financial newspaper said good ratings in its local TV markets would be attractive to congressional, senatorial,…

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Rapinoe and Lavelle give U.S. fourth World Cup title

Rapinoe and Lavelle give U.S. fourth World Cup title

Soccer Football – Women’s World Cup Final – United States v Netherlands – Groupama Stadium, Lyon, France – July 7, 2019 Carli Lloyd of the U.S. and team mates celebrate winning the Women’s World Cup with the trophy REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson July 7, 2019 By Simon Evans LYON, France (Reuters) – The United States won a record-extending fourth women’s World Cup with a 2-0 victory over the Netherlands on Sunday as second-half goals from Megan Rapinoe…

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Wife of China’s Meng, former Interpol chief, sues agency

Wife of China’s Meng, former Interpol chief, sues agency

FILE PHOTO: INTERPOL President Meng Hongwei poses during a visit to the headquarters of International Police Organisation in Lyon, France, May 8, 2018. Jeff Pachoud/Pool via Reuters/File Photo July 7, 2019 PARIS (Reuters) – The wife of the former head of Interpol, who was detained in his native China, said on Sunday she had sued the global police cooperation agency for failing to protect his family and complicity in what she called China’s “wrongful acts”….

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Report: Milano, Greer arrested on assault charges

Report: Milano, Greer arrested on assault charges

Feb 20, 2019; Denver, CO, USA; Colorado Avalanche left wing A.J. Greer (24) is doused with water after scoring his first career NHL goal in the third period against the Winnipeg Jets at the Pepsi Center. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports July 7, 2019 Two NHL players face assault charges following their arrest early Sunday in Manhattan, the New York Post reported. Sonny Milano of the Columbus Blue Jackets and A.J. Greer of…

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Raptors coach Nurse: Leonard ‘played his heart out for us’

Raptors coach Nurse: Leonard ‘played his heart out for us’

Toronto Raptors basketball player Kawhi Leonard hold his MVP trophy during the Raptors victory parade after defeating the Golden State Warriors in the 2019 NBA Finals, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada June 17, 2019. REUTERS/Moe Doiron July 7, 2019 Toronto Raptors head coach Nick Nurse said he was disappointed by Kawhi Leonard’s decision to leave the team but said he understood the superstar’s desire to return to his native California to join the Los Angeles Clippers…

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Trump frightens Republicans but ‘doesn’t scare me,’ departing party congressman Amash says

Trump frightens Republicans but ‘doesn’t scare me,’ departing party congressman Amash says

FILE PHOTO: U.S. Representative Justin Amash (R-MI), who recently tweeted his view that the Mueller report on Russia showed that President Trump had obstructed justice, arrives for a House Oversight Committee Hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. May 22, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo July 7, 2019 WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. congressman who is leaving the Republican Party said on Sunday that President Donald Trump’s personal attacks against critics intimidate others in the party…

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Martens starts for Netherlands while Rapinoe returns for U.S. in World Cup final

Martens starts for Netherlands while Rapinoe returns for U.S. in World Cup final

Soccer Football – Women’s World Cup – Round of 16 – Netherlands v Japan – Roazhon Park, Rennes, France – June 25, 2019 Netherlands’ Lieke Martens celebrates scoring their second goal REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson July 7, 2019 By Christian Radnedge LYON, France (Reuters) – Forward Lieke Martens was named in the starting lineup for the Netherlands in their women’s World Cup final on Sunday against holders the United States, who recalled winger Megan Rapinoe into the…

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UK lawmakers weigh up options to try to block a no deal Brexit

UK lawmakers weigh up options to try to block a no deal Brexit

The Houses of Parliament are silhouetted in London, Britain April 10, 2019. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes July 7, 2019 By Kylie MacLellan LONDON (Reuters) – British lawmakers from both the ruling Conservatives and opposition Labour on Sunday said they were looking at ways to prevent the country’s next prime minister pursuing a no-deal Brexit against parliament’s wishes. Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to succeed Theresa May as prime minister this month, has said Britain must leave the European…

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Unstoppable Kvitova faces Konta test in Wimbledon fourth round

Unstoppable Kvitova faces Konta test in Wimbledon fourth round

Tennis – Wimbledon – All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London, Britain – July 6, 2019 Czech Republic’s Petra Kvitova celebrates winning her third round match against Poland’s Magda Linette REUTERS/Hannah McKay July 7, 2019 (Reuters) – Double Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova began this year’s tournament with questions over her fitness due to a niggling left forearm injury but the gutsy Czech has cast all doubts aside with a series of ruthless displays to…

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Saudi airline flyadeal picks Airbus jets over grounded Boeing MAX

Saudi airline flyadeal picks Airbus jets over grounded Boeing MAX

FILE PHOTO: Airbus CEO Guillaume Faury attends a news conference at the 53rd International Paris Air Show at Le Bourget Airport near Paris, France June 20, 2019. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol/File Photo July 7, 2019 RIYADH/DUBAI (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia’s flyadeal will not proceed with a provisional order for 30 Boeing 737 MAX jets, the U.S. planemaker said on Sunday after the airline announced it would operate an all Airbus A320 fleet. Flyadeal began reconsidering a commitment…

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